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California Art Grants & Culture Grants:  211 Arts and Culture Grants for California.

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Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits for Youth Arts Programming in the Summer Term

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Sonoma County, California nonprofit organizations for arts and creative programming serving youth entering the first grade through high school (ages 6-18) during the upcoming summer term. The purpose of this program is to support the healthy development of children, invest in the education of you...

GrantWatch ID#: 181725

Grants to California and Illinois Nonprofits for Education, Arts, and Animal Welfare Program...

Deadline 06/08/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to California and Illinois nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations for music education, animal welfare, and arts programs. Eligible regions in Illinois include Chicago and Cook County. Funding is intended to assist grassroots-based and innovative programs that support communities where the fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183534

Grants to USA Individual Artists to Support the Creative Process and Artistic Works

Deadline 05/23/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA individual artists to support the artistic process and the creation of new work. Examples of eligible uses of funds include recording studio time, art supplies, performances, exhibits, and project-related expenses. This program seeks to support the growth of qualifying artists. IACA believe...

GrantWatch ID#: 183206

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Enrichment Programming for Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 05/25/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit disadvantaged middle school youth in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. Funding is specifically intended to support programming for a variety of high-quality enrichment opportunities t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174255

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Museums and Institutions for the Conserva...

Deadline 05/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit museums and cultural institutions for the conservation of culturally and historically significant works of art that are at risk for degeneration, including pieces that are designated as national treasures. Applications are invited to apply for conservation projects that me...

GrantWatch ID#: 181033

Grants to Rancho Peñasquitos, California Organizations and Individuals for Education, Arts,...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $300 to Rancho Peñasquitos, California organizations and individuals for projects and events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of environment, arts and culture, education, and community leadership. The following are examples of what ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151712

Awards to Monterey County, California Nonprofits and Individuals to Recognize Outstanding De...

Deadline 05/31/18

Awards to Monterey County, California nonprofits and individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the arts and to making the community better for local residents through the arts. Nominees may be professionals, volunteers, educators, philanthropists, or nonprofit organizations. All nominees receive a certifica...

GrantWatch ID#: 154552

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits for Custom Animated Videos to Promote Their Cause

Deadline 05/31/18

In-kind grants to USA nonprofit organizations to create a 2-minute whiteboard animated video to promote their cause and drive engagement. This program will provide free animation services, including original scripting, custom illustration, and professional voiceover. Next Day Animations wants the power of animation to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179839

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion, and Medical Research ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of programs and projects that aim to promote the welfare of the public. The funding source responds to requests that are deemed most appropriate to promote education, the arts, social welfare, medical research, and religion as determined by the Board...

GrantWatch ID#: 180745

Awards to USA Women for Outstanding Contributions to Volunteer Service and Community Needs

Deadline 05/31/18

Awards of $10,000 and one award of an additional $25,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding commitment to volunteer service and meeting community needs and concerns. Nominees will also be judged on their passion, the project's impact on addressing problems, and whether the activity's approach is innovative and interesti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180983

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Cultural Heritage Preservation and Outreach

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $12,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to support cultural heritage events for public audiences, as well as the digitization of cultural heritage materials. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations no later than April 19 and May 3. America’s cultural h...

GrantWatch ID#: 181009

Grants to Klamath-Trinity Area, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth and C...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to Klamath-Trinity area, California nonprofits, public agencies, schools, and Tribal governments for community benefit projects and programs. Funding is intended for peer counseling and outside of school activities for youth, healing from grief and trauma, increasing emotional intelligence, and proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 182152

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Research Projects on Vermont's History

Deadline 05/31/18

Fellowships of up to $1,200 to USA individuals for historical research related to the State of Vermont. Priority will be given to research projects that address under-researched topics in Vermont's history and that involve a specific library or museum collection located in Vermont. The fellowship is expected to result e...

GrantWatch ID#: 183401

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 06/29/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Michigan, Arizona, and California Nonprofits for Education, Environment, and Safety...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Michigan, Arizona and California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for educational, environmental, and vehicle safety programs. Eligible regions include Gardena, California, Maricopa County, Arizona, and Washtenaw County, Michigan. Programs in other focus areas will also be considered, including leadershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129840

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Strategic Consultants to Improve ...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry Counties for a one-on-one strategic consultation. Applicants must first contact the consultant of their choice before applying. Funding is intended to help organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individual Artists for a Residency Program in Roswe...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants starting at $800 per month to USA, Canada, and International professional artists who are 21 years of age or older to participate in a year-long artist residency program in Roswell, New Mexico. Applications are accepted from artists involved in painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, installation, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 150655

Grants to USA Tribes, Museums, and Native Hawaiian Organizations to Reclaim Cultural Items

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, and museums to support the repatriation of Native American cultural items. Funding will defray costs associated with transportation, packaging, reburial, contamination removal, or storage of eligible items. Section 10 of the Native American Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community wellbeing in the cities where the Funding Source is located. An eligibility survey must be completed between April and May 2018. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781

Awards to USA High School and College Students for Unique Printed Design Projects

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of up to $2,000 to USA high school and post-high school students who are studying in a graphic communications or printing, graphic design, advertising, or interactive media program. Awards are intended to recognize students who have designed an engaging informational label for a fictitious product. Students should ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170516

Grants to California Nonprofits for Social Services, Education, Arts, and Youth in San Franc...

Deadline 07/01/18 LOI Date: 06/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofits to benefit communities within the City and County of San Francisco. New applicants are required to submit an LOI by June 1, 2018. Eligible program areas include youth, social services, primary and secondary education, community services, and the arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 170590

Grants to Livermore, California Arts Organizations, Nonprofits, and Artists for Local Arts I...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Livermore, California individual artists, arts organizations, and arts nonprofits to improve and expand programs and services with the goal of increasing access to the arts. Applications are invited for a broad range of artistic endeavors benefitting the local community. Both the Livermore Cit...

GrantWatch ID#: 173821

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Groups and Individuals for Vocal Music Opportunities...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, groups, and organizations for activities that support women’s barbershop vocal music education and performance. Funding is intended for programs such as education workshops or seminars, music festivals, or other music education events.

GrantWatch ID#: 176061

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Pro Bono Consulting Services to California, Illinois, and New York City Nonprofits and Publi...

Deadline 06/01/18

In-kind grants valued at an average of $58,000 to California, Illinois, and New York City nonprofit organizations and public schools within the funding source’s service areas for pro bono consulting. This program provides organizations with tangible tools to get more funding, deliver better programs, and develop a high-p...

GrantWatch ID#: 182279

Grants to San Francisco Area, California Nonprofits for Community Engagement and K-12 Educat...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to San Francisco area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that encourage engagement and safeguard continuity in the performing arts. Funding is intended for K-12 arts education and for performing arts programming throughout the Bay Area. Eligible counties are: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Nap...

GrantWatch ID#: 182415
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Grants to Virginia, Washington, DC, and California Organizations in Eligible Cities to Promo...

Deadline 06/04/18

Grants to Virginia, Washington, DC, and Los Angeles and San Fransisco, California organizations to promote the health and well-being of residents. Funding will be provided for a wide range of civic, cultural, and charitable endeavors as well as public interest law and legal education. The Foundation's priorities and foc...

GrantWatch ID#: 178645

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Digital Preservation and Sharing of Humanit...

Deadline 06/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for digital humanities projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by May 8 and May 22. This program will support digital projects at any stage of development, from the early start-up phase through implementation, as well as long...

GrantWatch ID#: 176104

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts Education Services for Youth and Children

Deadline 07/06/18 LOI Date: 06/06/18

Grants to USA national nonprofit organizations to provide high-quality arts education services and projects for youth and children. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program places a strong emphasis on benefitting students with disabilities and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 129255

Opportunity for USA Children and Youth with Disabilities to Feature Their Artwork in an Onli...

Deadline 06/06/18

An opportunity is available for USA preK-12 children with disabilities to display their artwork in an online exhibition. Selected artwork featured in the online series will be displayed at a live exhibition located in Washington, DC. Applications are invited for visual art pieces within the program specifications. This...

GrantWatch ID#: 154524

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Digital Platforms to Present the Humanities

Deadline 06/06/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to analyze and interpret humanities content primarily in digital formats and platforms. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations no later than April 25 and May 23. Eligible platforms may include websites, mobile applications and tours, interac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181580

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research to Improve Humanities Preservation

Deadline 06/07/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for research and development projects that support the preservation of humanities collections. Applicants must create or verify required registrations by April 26 and May 24. Program Description: The Research and Development pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 153585
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 06/08/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Bay area, California and Greater Portland area, Oregon nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of environment, health and human services, arts and culture, and education. Funding may be requested for specific projects and general support. The Board selects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670
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Grants to California Artists and Nonprofits to Provide Arts for the Underserved in Santa Cla...

Deadline 06/12/18

Grants to California emerging artists and nonprofit arts organizations for projects and activities that provide increased access to arts opportunities for the diverse cultural communities and underserved populations of Santa Clara and/or San Mateo counties. Eligible arts disciplines include: - Theater - Music - Dan...

GrantWatch ID#: 173162
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Grants to USA Government Agencies for Historical Archives Preservation and Access

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants of up to $40,000 per year to USA and territories government agencies for projects that enhance access to historical records and promote understanding of the country’s history, culture, and democracy. Proposals are invited for projects that strengthen the USA’s archival network through activities undertaken by st...

GrantWatch ID#: 180193
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Publish Historical Records

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for the publication of documentary editions of the nation’s historical records. Eligible projects may center around the papers of important figures from American history, or involve broad historical movements in politics, social reform, business...

GrantWatch ID#: 180922
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Education and Health Projects that Benefit Youth in the ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to San Francisco Bay area, California nonprofit organizations for programs or projects that assist families and youth in the areas of safety and health, education, and character development. Priority will be given to programs that place an emphasis on at-risk or underserved populations. Program or project funding mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 139979
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Indemnity Program for USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Art and Artifacts on Exhibit

Deadline 06/15/18

An indemnity program is available to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies holding collections on exhibit within the country. Applicants are advised to ensure the required online registrations at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Organizations may apply for coverage of qualifying objects of cultural, edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 152663
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Career Development Projects that Benefit Youth and Veterans wit...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit youth with disabilities. Projects should help youth develop skills needed for successful employment, especially for work in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and design, and mathematics. The Foundation will als...

GrantWatch ID#: 154938
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Grant to a USA Woman Film Director to Market and Distribute a Dramatic Feature Film

Deadline 06/15/18

Grant of $5,000 to a USA emerging woman film director for assistance in getting a completed film recognized and ready for distribution. Applicants may submit a recently-completed or nearly-completed dramatic feature film. Funding may be used for festival entry fees, marketing materials, video duplication, publicists, promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 155403
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve Movies Created by or Involving Women

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and individuals to preserve or restore American films in which women have held significant creative positions, such as writer, director, producer, editor, and performer. Films may be of any length, from any era, on any subject matter, in any genre, and in any format. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164378

In-Kind Support to USA and Canada Schools to Provide Hands-On Technology to 3rd to 8th Grade ...

Deadline 06/15/18

In-kind product donations valued at $9,850 to USA and Canada schools to provide 3rd through 8th grade classrooms with more hands-on technology. Funding is intended to bring math and science to life by helping schools affordably integrate hands-on fluid power technology and robotics into the classrooms. Goldenrod will a...

GrantWatch ID#: 165887
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for the Research, Conservation, and Presentation of Historic America...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit institutions to promote the understanding, appreciation, and recognition of historic American art. Programs or projects typically involve presentation of new research about American art, museum catalogs and books related to American art, or the preservation and re...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512
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Grants to Monterey County, California Nonprofits for Youth Performing Arts Programs

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations for youth-oriented performing arts programs. This program is intended to supplement established programs through capital technical expenses (such as sound, musical, and lighting equipment). Funding is also available to augment instruction by providing guest arti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180878

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 06/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671
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Grants to California, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to California, Oregon, and Washington nonprofits and agencies for programs that benefit residents of communities served by the funding source. Programs may fall in the categories of arts and culture; education; civic enhancements and community benefit; and health, welfare, and social services.

GrantWatch ID#: 182869
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Grants to USA and St. Vincent Youth to Pursue and Implement Innovative Projects and Ideas

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and St. Vincent youth (ages 16 to 25) to pursue their innovative ideas and projects. Funding is intended to provide financial support to young people who demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm towards positive, new projects. While the application process is open to any innovative idea or pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183650